Sunday recharge at Fuel

Sunday recharge at Fuel

A well-known entity on Main Street in Great Barrington, Fuel has recently moved across the street and expanded into the space that was once occupied by The Gypsy Joynt. They have expanded not just their physical space, but their hours and menu offerings as well. My husband and I have longed for a Sunday brunch […]

An Evening at Brava in Lenox

An Evening at Brava in Lenox

Tucked away on a side street in the quintessential New England village of Lenox sits Brava, an intimate European-style wine bar and restaurant. The cozy restaurant features wooden beams on the ceiling, antiqued mirrors, “old world” photographs on the walls, and a wrap-around shelf that highlights some of the over 100 bottles on the wine […]

Panforte –

So You Don’t Like Fruitcake? I suspect there is no cliche in American holiday cuisine greater than the Fruitcake. Usually a rather dense affair of strangely colored candied fruits and nuts, saved sometimes only by the addition of a rather healthy dose of rum or bourbon. It is the butt of jokes, the gift nobody […]

Panforte – Italian Fruitcake for the Holidays

Panforte – Italian Fruitcake for the Holidays

So You Don’t Like Fruitcake? I suspect there is no cliche in American holiday cuisine greater than the Fruitcake. Usually a rather dense affair of strangely colored candied fruits and nuts, saved sometimes only by the addition of a rather healthy dose of rum or bourbon. It is the butt of jokes, the gift nobody […]

Camp Fire Great Barrington

Camp Fire Great Barrington

Camp Fire, opened in August of this year, is a natural extension of Jeremy Stanton’s artisanal butcher shop, The Meat Market. Located in a space attached to the well-known Great Barrington butchery, Camp Fire is a family-friendly restaurant that specializes in classic American favorites, using fresh and local ingredients, at a wallet-friendly price. I spoke […]

Berkshire Dish – About

Berkshire Dish – About

A Little About Me: Throughout all the various incarnations of my life, one thing has always been a constant theme: good food. Whether in the form of discovering new restaurants, returning to old favorites, trying new cuisines, learning new methods of cooking, or feeding family and friends with the love that comes from my kitchen, […]